“Never underestimate the power that one person contributes to the success of our team.”
Michael Colborne, President and CEO, Pacific Western Group of Companies

The role of leadership is essential to PWT’s mission of exceeding customer expectations through our commitment to “Safety and Service.” Our leadership team brings decades of experience and an unwavering commitment to PWT’s core values.

Board of Directors:

Michael Colborne

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

“Our business model is based on our ten core values: a commitment to our people and the clients they serve.”

Rick Colborne Director

Lynne Brennan Director

Catherine Vogelgesang Director

Executive Management Team:

Tom Jezersek

President and COO

“We will grow a sustainable, world-class people transportation company through innovation, relationships, and our Core Values.”

Gary Summach Chief Financial Officer

Scott Rivers Vice President - Information Technology

Dan Finley Vice President - HR Strategy

Dean Wright Vice President - Motor Coach

Greg J. Nichols Vice President - Transit

Willie Hamel Vice President - Employee Transportation

Stephen Evans Vice President - Safety

Murray Glass Vice President - Student Transportation


At PWT, we strongly believe in the importance of investing in the leadership and development of our people — our most important asset. Some of our professional development programs include the NextGen intern program, the Centre for Innovation and Excellence, and the Mobile Training Unit.